On Halloween night, Wednesday, October 31, Downtown Heber Springs will host the fifth annual "Scare on the Square". There will be trick or treating that will take place on 3rd Street beginning at 6 p.m. and a costume contest on the "Historic Cleburne County Court House" lawn.
Age divisions range from 0-15 years old, the costume contest will begin promptly at 6:30, it has six age groups each will have 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards, there will also be one grand prize.
Be sure to get there in plenty of time to fill out a registration form for the costume contest. This is the perfect family setting that allows all the youngsters to safely trick or treat without being on the streets. "We will announce the winners of the "Scarecrow Stroll" that kicked off on October 13th promptly at 6:00", stated Mary-Margaret Couch, Executive Director of Downtown Heber Springs. "We have had lots of interest in the Scarecrows since they have been up, I can hardly wait to find out the winners myself." Representative from Crain Media in Searcy did the judging.
If you would like to have a "Trunk" in the "Trunk or Treating" contact Mary-Margaret Couch email@example.com or 501-258-6632, the sooner the better for organization purposes.
"We hope to see everyone that came out in the years past, and we hope they tell all of their friends and neighbors how much fun they all had." Couch said.
Mark your calendar; Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 6 p.m. until the last person leaves, the ghost and goblins will be out in Downtown Heber Springs.